Why insider trading matters?

Numerous studies have examined whether there is evidence that U.S. insiders systematically trade on private information despite the legal deterrence. The consensus appears to be that insider purchases (but not sales) tend to be followed by positive abnormal stock price performance, particularly for small growth stocks.

- Prof. B. Espen Eckbo, Dartmouth College
Edwards Lifesciences Corp (EW)
Sector: Healthcare; Industry: Medical Devices

Edwards Lifesciences Corporation provides products and technologies for structural heart disease, and critical care and surgical monitoring in the United States and internationally. The company also provides surgical heart valve therapy products, such as pericardial valves for aortic and mitral surgical valve replacement; aortic heart valves; annuloplasty rings; cardiac cannula devices; beating heart mitral valve repair system for the treatment of degenerative mitral valve diseases, as well as various procedure-enabling platforms to advance minimally invasive surgery. Edwards Lifesciences Corporation was founded in 1958 and is headquartered in Irvine, California.


Trade Date Insider Title Buy/Sell #Shares Price Value Option
2020-10-26 Ullem Scott B. CVP, Chief Financial Officer Sell 33,150 $78.81 $2,612,389 Yes
2020-10-12 Ullem Scott B. CVP, Chief Financial Officer Sell 33,150 $83.81 $2,778,217 Yes
2020-10-09 MUSSALLEM MICHAEL A Chairman & CEO Sell 68,550 $83.19 $5,702,950 Yes
2020-10-09 WANG HUIMIN CVP, Japan & Intercontinental Sell 11,733 $82.60 $969,113 Yes
2020-10-09 BOBO DONALD E JR CVP, Strategy/Corp Development Sell 13,074 $82.61 $1,079,997 Yes
2020-10-01 Wood Larry L CVP, TAVR Sell 10,698 $80.38 $859,905 Yes
2020-09-29 MUSSALLEM MICHAEL A Chairman & CEO Sell 68,550 $78.74 $5,397,750 Yes
2020-09-28 Ullem Scott B. CVP, Chief Financial Officer Sell 33,150 $78.11 $2,589,204 Yes
2020-09-15 Ullem Scott B. CVP, Chief Financial Officer Sell 33,150 $83.43 $2,765,748 Yes
2020-09-14 Ullem Scott B. CVP, Chief Financial Officer Sell 26,700 $82.21 $2,194,908 Yes
2020-09-11 BOBO DONALD E JR CVP, Strategy/Corp Development Sell 13,074 $82.45 $1,077,988 Yes
2020-09-11 WANG HUIMIN CVP, Japan & Intercontinental Sell 11,730 $82.44 $967,068 Yes
2020-09-01 Wood Larry L CVP, TAVR Sell 10,698 $85.09 $910,293 Yes
2020-08-28 BOBO DONALD E JR CVP, Strategy/Corp Development Sell 7,200 $84.26 $606,694 No
2020-08-27 SELLERS ROBERT W.A. VP, Corporate Controller Sell 21,540 $82.60 $1,779,161 Yes
2020-08-19 MUSSALLEM MICHAEL A Chairman & CEO Sell 68,550 $79.05 $5,418,674 Yes
2020-08-14 BOBO DONALD E JR CVP, Strategy/Corp Development Sell 13,074 $78.75 $1,029,605 Yes
2020-08-13 Szyman Catherine M. CVP, Critical Care Sell 2,249 $78.24 $175,962 No
2020-08-11 WANG HUIMIN CVP, Japan & Intercontinental Sell 11,733 $76.04 $892,217 Yes
2020-08-06 BOBO DONALD E JR CVP, Strategy/Corp Development Sell 12,000 $77.28 $927,378 No
2020-08-06 Ullem Scott B. CVP, Chief Financial Officer Sell 26,700 $77.31 $2,064,089 Yes
2020-08-03 Wood Larry L CVP, TAVR Sell 10,698 $78.40 $838,717 Yes
2020-07-14 Szyman Catherine M. CVP, Critical Care Sell 2,249 $67.66 $152,167 No
2020-07-10 WANG HUIMIN CVP, Japan & Intercontinental Sell 11,649 $67.46 $785,822 Yes
2020-07-10 BOBO DONALD E JR CVP, Strategy/Corp Development Sell 13,074 $67.46 $882,032 Yes
2020-07-09 MUSSALLEM MICHAEL A Chairman & CEO Sell 68,550 $68.22 $4,676,471 Yes
2020-07-06 Ullem Scott B. CVP, Chief Financial Officer Sell 26,700 $69.98 $1,868,389 Yes
2020-07-06 WANG HUIMIN CVP, Japan & Intercontinental Sell 591 $70.00 $41,370 No
2020-07-01 Wood Larry L CVP, TAVR Sell 10,698 $68.90 $737,113 Yes
2020-06-22 Ullem Scott B. CVP, Chief Financial Officer Sell 26,700 $69.51 $1,855,928 Yes

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